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The Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Gaydon, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1833 / 52°11'0"N

Longitude: -1.4677 / 1°28'3"W

OS Eastings: 436488

OS Northings: 254032

OS Grid: SP364540

Mapcode National: GBR 6PZ.1RJ

Mapcode Global: VHBY4.HDX3

Plus Code: 9C4W5GMJ+8W

Entry Name: The Old House

Listing Date: 20 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307061

Location: Gaydon, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Gaydon

Built-Up Area: Gaydon

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Gaydon with Chadshunt

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP35SE (North side)
8/65 The Old House


House. Probably mid C17; dated 1665 on doorway. C18/early C19 alterations and
additions. Coursed limestone and lias rubble, with contrasting limestone quoins
to right range. Old tile hipped roof; brick ridge stack to right range.
Irregular 4-unit plan. 2 storeys; two 2-window ranges. Entrance in right corner
of taller left range has C20; ribbed door in simple chamfered surround with
incised date. C18/early C19 and C19 windows with horizontal glazing bar. Each
range has 3-light wood mullioned and transomed window under brick segmental arch
on left ground floor. Left range has C19 two-light casements with chamfered
painted wood lintel. First floor has cross windows. Right range has 3-light
casements. Sundial with initials FW incised on quoin on left. Rear irregular.
Interior; ceiling beams. Room to right has large open fireplace with stepped
stop-chamfered cambered bressumer, and later, possibly C18, moulded cornice.
Inside it are 2 cupboards with panelled doors, with butterfly hinges. Quarter
turn staircase with winders. Room to left has panelled shutters. First floor
room has C17 2-plank door with wooden latch.

Listing NGR: SP3648854032

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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